Fiction » Coming of age

Elements of Strangers: a Collection
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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A collection of three short stories illustrating the odd and surprising things that can happen when strangers enter the lives of three different people.
Evening's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
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In this short fantasy tale, Evening Burnwick lives in a land where young men and women are entombed underground to make the crops grow. She craves more than a peasant life, but she feels crushed beneath the foot of the landlords. Her life takes an unexpected turn when she is poaching on the Church’s lands and runs into an irritable shapeshifter with problems of his own.
Julia
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Australian English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
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Julia is a young, whimsical story about an outcast named Elliot who wants nothing more than to have a true friend. When he meets Julia, he feels he has finally found one. But Julia is not all that she seems.
Here's Some Stuff
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
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This book is a collection of flash fiction stories written by James Craig. The genres include comedy and drama.
'A Story Untold'
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
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‘A Story Untold’ is the tale of four young children who share in an incredible adventure. Taken against their will on a ride through the stars, the children all process the experience rather differently, and as the full weight of their situation dawns on them, it is up to each to find the meaning and sense behind it in their own individual way.
Running the Shale
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Annie realizes that sometimes words can be far more dangerous than falling into an ice-cold, racing river.
The Draft
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Short story about the end of a 1960s childhood in Massachusetts
After School
Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Sometimes the Lessons Don’t End When the Dismissal Bell Rings! When Dayana Forbes finds her introverted classmate Caleb in the aftermath of a brutal attack by another student, her view of her school as a safe haven is left shattered in smears of blood.
Tilly and Elmer FlashbackX (2) - Falling for a Kiss
Series: Tilly and Elmer FlashbackX - Coming of Age in South Branch, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
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In the FlashbackX series, Tilly and Elmer, a Midwestern couple in their sixties, reminisce about their awkward but passionate high school romance. Elmer knew that tradition required him to kiss Tilly on the third date. He wanted to, but when he found her dressed as a vampire for the Halloween dance, his well rehearsed strategy took a scary turn. They're still laughing about it fifty years later.
Tilly and Elmer FlashbackX (3) - Punch Drunk on Love
Series: Tilly and Elmer FlashbackX - Coming of Age in South Branch, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
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Tilly and Elmer, a Midwestern couple in their sixties, reminisce about their awkward but passionate high school days. Once Tilly and Elmer had kissed after the Halloween dance, they fell hopelessly in love; walking on air, talking on the phone for hours, drinking vodka punch! Wait, how did they get that in the Midwest in 1962? And, would Tilly have allowed Elmer to be so forward without it?
The Black Place Inside
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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After a massive earthquake ravages the world, one man becomes trapped underground in his car. Darkness, lonliness, and isolation become his only friends. If that wasn't bad enough, his own sanity begins to waver away, as well. Over time, he begins to reflect on his life and learns some very valuable lessons. Can they help him escape the black place inside?
The Patient
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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What if you were a doctor and the patient rushed into your hospital was the same monster who'd murdered your family many years ago? Would you save him? Would you let him die? Or would you kill him yourself?
I Tried to Tell You but You Wouldn't Listen
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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This is a short story I wrote inspired by some of the things recently going on in my life and some of my thoughts. I recently had problems opening up to anyone and the whole situation was frustrating everyone. I talked to my doctor about it and she suggested therapy. That's where the whole idea of this story came from, even though I never got therapy myself. Enjoy.
Following Moira: Indigo Fragment
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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This is the story of a girl’s transformation into Goddesshood. Written during her Kundalini Awakening at age 27, after the Twin Flame encounter that ignited it, this book itself is an initiation into multi-dimensional awareness. Following Moira is pure light, fractured into a prism.
My Bahamian Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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An eighth grader falls for a mysterious green eyed Bahamian girl, while vacationing with his family on a cruise ship. The only problem? She has a slightly strange hobby: voodoo. Ted absolves to rid himself of her “love spell”, and learns a few things about growing up and becoming a man.
The Way to Nowhere
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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After his grandfather passed away, fearing he has lost the only person who cared about him, young Raymond attempts to traverse North to find his grandfather's soul.
Where We Are: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
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A short story of friends, shoplifting, beer, and one very long night in a new town.
The Right Kind of Perfect
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Fifteen year old Tessa Smithers has anything but the perfect life and things only get worse once she is accused of being a bird killer. Suddenly the entire town has turned upside down and the only thing they can agree on is she's guilty. Has everyone lost their mind or is it just her? Bienvenu writes a sensational teenage comedy that will leave you laughing until you cry.
Letter to Jenny
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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A belated letter to a best friend.
I Was Monster
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Coming of age
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Timothy gets to be a regular boy on Halloween by hiding behind a hideous mask.